(February 1955)

Harvey, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Harvey Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Harvey Comics [Stamp]
Editing:
Leon Harvey (credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Detailed reprint data for Dick Tracy stories provided by Jeremy Pothast and entered by Gene Reed.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon [as Chester Gould]
Inks:
Joe Simon [as Chester Gould]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Mr. Crime; Newsuit Nan

Indexer Notes

Art credit based on Joe Simon's comments in his book The Comic Book Makers.

New Heavy Plastic Giant Circus Tent Playhouse (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Giant Big Top Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dick Tracy and the Case of the Killer-Crooner (Table of Contents: 2)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?; Chester Gould
Pencils:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Chester Gould

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; Junior Tracy; Mr. Crime; Newsuit Nan; Mr. Balff
Synopsis:
Tracy and Sam trace the weapon used by Tonsils to a gun dealer who identifies Newsuit Nan as the buyer. Tracy and Sam search Nan's home and find her chemical lab. Meanwhile, Mr. Crime and Nan are using a lottery system to choose the next man to assassinate Tracy. Tracy and Sam track the man to a barbershop, and Tracy shoots his would-be killer.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 1952-09-28 to 1952-10-26. [Oct 23rd-25th are reprinted before Oct 20th-22nd]

Yippee! Ride It Cowboy! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Arnold, Schwinn and Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hey Kids! Match Your Wits with the Smith Brothers! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Stevie, what word has three letters..."] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Hi, kids! Well, it looks like you really enjoyed the surprise we had for you last month... (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Harvey Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

AMF Roadmaster Makes Christmas So Much More Fun (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Roadmaster Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hey Kids!! Send for the New Howdy Doody Television Television Set (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Josely Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Yes, I was scheduled to testify in the counterfeit cigarette stamp case tomorrow."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Gould
Pencils:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Colors:
?
Letters:
Chester Gould

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor; crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; Mr. Balff; Newsuit Nan; Mr. Crime; Panda
Synopsis:
Tracy and Sam capture two of Mr. Crime's henchmen. Nan shoots Mr. Crime's barracuda before telling him that they must run because the cops are closing in. Angry at what Nan has done, Mr. Crime strangles her. Tracy and Sam bug the cell of Crime's henchmen and use the information to find Crime's hideaway. They also find the dead barracuda and pull some dentures from its stomach. Meanwhile, Mr. Crime returns to his true occupation and begins planning his next move.
Reprints:
  • From Dick Tracy Newspaper Strip (Chicago Tribune) 1952-10-27 to 1952-11-25.

How The F.B.I. Smashed A Spy Ring (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

A Polite Case of Murder (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Detective-Lieutenant Joe Haskins; Harvey J. Malcolm
Synopsis:
Haskins investigates the murder to Harvey Malcolm's secretary.
Reprints:

His home is a shore warm and sandy (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Curtiss Baby Ruth / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

["It's Stevenson! He's been killed in an accident!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

A Bernard Barnet Minit Mystery / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
John Belfi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Characters:
Bernard Barnet; Bertha Barnet
Synopsis:
Bernard solves a murder.
Reprints:

Get World's Most Beautiful Dolls at Low Factory Prices (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

DOLL-LAND / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Amazing Offer Do You Need Extra Money (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Cheerful Card Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Men-Women-Boys-Girls Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New Daisy Lightning Loader Red Ryder Carbine in Time for Christmas! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)